Sports

Jamaicans Green, Palmer cop silver at World Summer Games

Sanjay Myers Sport Reporter Special Olympics Summer Games In Abu Dhabi | Sunday, March, 17 2019    

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Roller skater Sekani Green and long distance runner Gavane Palmer both won silver as Jamaica tallied three more medals yesterday at the Special Olympics World Summer Games. Read More

KC, Hydel run away with Digicel Grand Prix bounty

BY HOWARD WALKER Senior staff reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, March, 17 2019    

New champions were crowned yesterday as Kingston College (KC) and Hydel High captured the Digicel Grand Prix final and walked away with a whopping $1 million each at GC Foster College. Read More

The chestnuts have it in Guineas Trials

Sunday, March, 17 2019    

Chestnut filly Lady Blue and chestnut gelding Toona Ciliata established themselves as top contenders for the upcoming Classics after producing good performances to win their respective Guineas Trials at Caymanas Park, yesterday. Read More

'Special' move

Sunday, March, 17 2019    

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — Special Olympics Jamaica (SOJ) basketball team battled valiantly to defeat Cote d'Ivoire 49-47 in double overtime yesterday in riveting action at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC). Read More

Meadhaven brace for tough Maxfield in KSAFA Super League

Sunday, March, 17 2019    

Meadforest FC anticipate a tough battle for points against struggling Maxfield Park FC, when both meet in the opening fixture of the Magnum/KSAFA Super League Zone A double-header at Constant Spring Complex to at 5:00 pm. Read More

Huddersfield move closer to relegation, Burnley in trouble

Sunday, March, 17 2019    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Huddersfield slipped closer to Premier League relegation as the bottom club blew a two-goal lead in their 4-3 defeat at West Ham, while Burnley are in deep trouble after losing 2-1 against 10-man Leicester yesterday. Read More

Simpson, Rickhi top NCB Capital Markets Sporting Clays

Sunday, March, 17 2019    

The 12th NCB Capital Markets Sporting Clays Open was a true test of the Jamaica Skeet Club's shooters' skill, grit, determination, focus and how they handled the varying weather conditions at the Woodleigh Shooting Range in Clarendon last Sunday. Read More

GraceKennedy star at Business House awards ceremony

Sunday, March, 17 2019    

Division One champions GraceKennedy won four awards at the presentation ceremony for the 2018 Western Sports Kingston & St Andrew Business House Football competition at the Red Stripe Sports Bar recently. Read More

Junior female golfers finish third in Mexico City

Sunday, March, 17 2019    

The team of Eryn Blakeley, Hannah Foster and Emily Mayne finished third overall at the Toyota World National Team Qualifier held in Mexico City last week. Read More

Photo: 'SPECIAL' MOVE

Sunday, March, 17 2019    

Jamaica's Dasean Boyd (right) drives by the Ivory Coast's Kisipedene Sorho in their basketball match at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre of the Special Olympics World Summer Games in Abu Dhabi yesterday. Jamaica won 49-47 in double overtime. (Photo: Collin Reid courtesy of... Read More

Smith frustrated by silence over unpaid monies

Sunday, March, 17 2019    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Marquee batsman Dwayne Smith says he finds untenable the deafening silence from Caribbean Premier League officials over outstanding payments to Barbados Tridents players for the 2018 season. Read More

Bale, Isco give Zidane winning start against Celta

Sunday, March, 17 2019    

MADRID, Spain (AFP) —Zinedine Zidane brought Real Madrid's outcasts in from the cold and they repaid him with a win in his first game back as Isco and Gareth Bale each scored in a 2-0 victory over Celta Vigo yesterday. Read More

Harden powers Rockets to victory over Suns

Sunday, March, 17 2019    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — James Harden flirted with a triple double as the Houston Rockets beat the Phoenix Suns for the 10th straight game with a 108-102 win on Friday. Read More

Gayle, Hetymer and Holder move up ODI rankings

Sunday, March, 17 2019    

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (CMC) — West Indies' power hitters Chris Gayle and Shimron Hetmyer made big jumps in the ICC's ODI batting rankings, while captain Jason Holder has also moved up the bowlers' rankings. Read More

Thompson and Levy siblings win titles at All Jamaica Squash Champs

Sunday, March, 17 2019    

KINGSTON, Jamaica – It was a sibling success story as the All Jamaica Junior Squash Championships wrapped up over the weekend at the Liguanea Club in Kingston with Lucas and Savannah Thomson as well as Tobias and Sebastian Levy winning age group titles. Read More



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